Dichromia vidua (Holland, 1894)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Hypeninae
GENUS Dichromia
SPECIES vidua
AUTHOR(Holland, 1894)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONE.[ugorna] vidua, sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Gabon], West Africa, Ogooué River Valley.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂, designated by Lödl (1994h: 579), genitalia slide Lödl 365♂, CMP; Paralectotype 1♀, genitalia slide Lödl 375♀, CMP.
STATUS Species
COMMENTSystematic position unclear (Lödl 1994h: 579).
PUBLICATION Holland W. J. 1894b. New and undescribed genera and species of West African Noctuidae. - Psyche 7(213):7–10, 27–34, 36, 47–50, 67–70, 83–90, 109–128, 141–144, pls. 1–5.
PAGINATION 123; pl. 4, fig. 1

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cameroon   Maicher V., Sáfián Sz., Nubitgha Ishmael K., Murkwe M., Kimbeng T. J., Janecek S. & Tropek R. 2016. Two genera and nineteen species of fruit-feeding erebid moths (Lepidoptera: Erebidae) recorded in Cameroon for the first time. - Entomological News 126(1):64–70. 68
Gabon   Holland W. J. 1894b. New and undescribed genera and species of West African Noctuidae. - Psyche 7(213):7–10, 27–34, 36, 47–50, 67–70, 83–90, 109–128, 141–144, pls. 1–5. 123
Rwanda     New record (J. & W. De Prins)
Uganda   Maicher V., Sáfián Sz., Nubitgha Ishmael K., Murkwe M., Kimbeng T. J., Janecek S. & Tropek R. 2016. Two genera and nineteen species of fruit-feeding erebid moths (Lepidoptera: Erebidae) recorded in Cameroon for the first time. - Entomological News 126(1):64–70. 68

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